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St John's wort blights contraceptive

Tue, 2014-03-18 01:11
Women on hormonal contraceptives such as the pill are being warned that they could fall pregnant if they take St John's wort because the herbal remedy can have an unwanted interaction.

Consumers may get lower energy bills

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:52
Consumers could be spared further rises in energy bills, if the chancellor freezes his controversial carbon tax in Wednesday's Budget.

Sainsbury's and a fragile economy

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:52
What Sainsbury’s results say about the recovery

Thailand to lift emergency rule

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:40
Thailand is to lift its state of emergency on Wednesday, as tensions ease following weeks of anti-government protests, officials say.

China begins land search for plane

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:30
China begins searching its territory for the missing Malaysian plane and says no evidence was found of terror links among Chinese passengers.

In pictures: Sony World Photography Awards 2014

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:27
Open and Youth categories of World Photo Award

Berkeley new homes to pass 2007 peak

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:20
Housebuilder Berkeley Group says it expects to complete 30% more new homes this year than it did at the peak of the housing market in 2007.

India to appeal in helicopter deal

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:07
India is to appeal against an Italian court order rejecting its request to recover $387m (£233m) in bank guarantees backing a scrapped helicopter deal with Finmeccanica.

Severed penis victim 'distraught'

Tue, 2014-03-18 00:03
A man who had his penis severed in an attack on Teesside is still too distressed to give an account of what happened, police say.

Forth valley gas inquiry begins

Mon, 2014-03-17 23:58
A public inquiry into controversial proposals to drill for gas in the Forth valley begins in Falkirk later.

Many killed by Afghan suicide bomber

Mon, 2014-03-17 23:55
A suicide bomber kills at least 15 people, including women and children, at a busy market in northern Afghanistan.

Lewd image on pitch earns bowler ban

Mon, 2014-03-17 23:37
Cricket Australia suspends bowler Daniel Worrall for scratching a lewd image onto the pitch during a match.

Watchdog 'needs fundamental review'

Mon, 2014-03-17 23:06
Wales' health watchdog is in need of a "fundamental review", according to a key assembly committee report seen by BBC Wales.

Charity call for patient care review

Mon, 2014-03-17 23:03
A national charity for patient safety and justice has called for a review of patient safety, the BBC has learned.

Row over rail electrification bill

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:37
A major upgrade to the railways in south Wales is thrown into doubt as a row escalates between the Welsh and UK governments over who will pay for it.

Crime fighting with big data weapons

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:35
How big data is helping combat - and even predict - crime

When Man Utd beat Maradona's Barca

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:34
Man Utd have not faced a 2-0 European deficit since beating Diego Maradona's Barcelona - almost 30 years to the day of their Olympiakos tie

What's going on in Scotland?

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:27
The big questions ahead of Scotland's referendum

Is Scotland the 14th richest nation?

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:27
Is Scotland the 14th richest nation?

GitHub founder in harassment probe

Mon, 2014-03-17 22:14
Developer platform GitHub suspends an unnamed co-founder after an engineer quit, saying she was intimidated by leadership for the past two years.

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